dramatically unless one of these guys makes a major, major flub, it probably won't. what could turn things around, once again, just as the first debateurned things in romney's favor, what could turn things around is the second presidential debate which is going to be taking place next week. that town hall format. candy crowley of cnn being the moderator for that debate, that could turn things around if the president comes out and does a really great job and romney has an off day, let's say. but, you know, let's get through this vice presidential debate first and see how these two guys do. >> i know, i'm excited. i'm as excited for this one as i was for the first sarah palin debate. >> that excited, wow. >> isn't that crazy? >> yeah. >> i'm a bit of a geek when it comes to this stuff, as you are, i know. big tease ahead, wolf, because wolf blitzer and all of our colleagues will be very busy. live coverage begins tomorrow evening, 7:00 p.m. eastern right here, cnn, and also cnn.com. thanks, wolf.